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Side effect(s) of Cerliponase alfa

Read the side effects of Cerliponase alfa as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

General: Allergic reaction, fever, vomiting, hematoma (blood clot), infection

Central Nervous System: Headache, irritability, feeling jittery, decrease or increase of cerebrospinal fluid protein, increased WBC count in the cerebrospinal fluid, seizures

Cardio vascular system: ECG abnormalities including bradycardia (reduced heart rate), low blood pressure

Other Precautions : The intraventricular access device should considered for replacement after around 105 perforations or roughly after 4.3 years of regular use.

Drug Name : Cerliponase alfa

Cerliponase alfa generic Cerliponase alfa is recombinant human tripeptidyl peptidase-1 enzyme (TPP1) which is required for normal brain development. It is used to slow down the loss of walking ability in symptomatic pediatric patients from the age group of 3 years and above who suffer from late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis type 2 (CLN2), a form of Batten disease. These patients lack the tripeptidyl peptidase-1 enzyme (TPP1) in their central nervous system (CNS). Cerliponase alfa is infused directly into the patientís brain bypassing the blood brain barrier through a device called an intraventricular device.
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